Commercial property law team

If you need assistance with any aspect of a commercial property transaction don't hesitate to contact our experienced specialist solicitors on 0203 816 9303 or complete our online enquiry form and we will contact you directly.

Our People

Partners

  • David Baybut
    , Partner
    Head of Real Estate

    Biography

    David was appointed as a Partner in 1999, and became head of the commercial property team in 2001, becoming a deputy chair of the operational board in April 2008. In 2015 he became Head of Real Estate, overseeing the residential conve...

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    David Baybut
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  • Kate Bullen
    , Partner
    Partner

    Biography

    Kate is a Partner specialising in commercial property and residential property law. 

    After graduating from the University of Hull in 2000 and following...

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    Kate Bullen
    Contact details 01942 77800201942 774535
  • Jonathan Chadwick
    , Partner
    Head of Commercial

    Biography

    Jonathan is an experienced litigator who heads up the commercial litigation and corporate recovery department. Recognised early as a rising star, Jonathan achieved partnership at a comparatively young age. In 2008 he became the head o...

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    Jonathan Chadwick
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  • Chris Graves
    , Partner
    Partner

    Biography

    Chris was appointed as a Partner in 2017 and is a solicitor specialising in commercial property law with...

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    Chris Graves
    Contact details 01942 77416301942 774525
  • Louise Hebborn
    , Partner
    Partner

    Biography

    Louise started her training contract at the firm in September 2002 having already worked at the firm over a number of years on summer placements. She went on to qualify as a solicitor in the firm’s commercial team in September 2...

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    Louise Hebborn
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Senior Associates

  • Julie Ball
    , Senior Associate
    Commercial Law Solicitor and Senior Associate

    Biography

    Julie is a senior associate of the firm specialising in commercial property law.

    Julie joined Stephenso...

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    Julie Ball
    Contact details 01942 77418901942 774525
  • Paul Davies
    , Senior Associate
    Commercial Property Solicitor and Senior Associate

    Biography

    Paul qualified as a solicitor in October 1990 and joined Stephensons in May 2016. He was made a senior associate in 2018.

    He is an experienced property lawyer within the View full profile and contact details

    Paul Davies
    Contact details 01942 774067
  • Jonathon Waterhouse
    , Senior Associate
    Commercial Property Solicitor and Senior Associate

    Biography

    Jonathon is a solicitor specialising in commercial property.  He was made a senior associate in 2018.

    Jonathon qualified as a solicitor in December 2012 having studi...

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    Jonathon Waterhouse
    Contact details 01942 778058

Solicitors

  • Christopher Carney
    , Solicitor
    Solicitor

    Christopher is a solicitor specialising in commercial property based at our office at Middlebrook, Bolton. He qualified as a solicitor in December 2016 and joined Stephensons in October 2018. View full profile and contact details

    Christopher Carney
    Contact details 01942 774410
  • Jessica Charnock
    , Solicitor
    Solicitor

    Biography

    Jessica is a solicitor specialising in commercial property based at our office at Middlebrook, Bolton. She started working with Stephensons after graduating Liverpool Universit...

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    Jessica Charnock
    Contact details 01942 778014
  • Gary Jackson
    , Solicitor
    Solicitor

    Biography

    Gary joined Stephensons in May 2017 from Slater Gordon formerly Pannone, initially working as a team leader in the residential property department at the Wigan office.

    In February 2018 Gary joined the commercial property team ba...

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    Gary Jackson
    Contact details 01942 774045

Trainee solicitors

  • Gillian Cooke
    , Trainee solicitor
    Trainee Solicitor

    Gillian is a trainee solicitor in the commercial property department and is expected to qualify as a solicitor in September 2020.

    Gillian studied for the graduate diploma in law and the legal practice course at BPP Manchester part time during her...

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    Gillian Cooke
    Contact details 01942 778054
  • Laurence Searle
    , Trainee solicitor
    Trainee Solicitor

    Laurence is a trainee solicitor currently undertaking his first seat in the commercial property department. He is expected to qualify as a solicitor in September 2020. 

    Laurence studi...

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    Laurence Searle
    Contact details 01942 774155